Steele argues against ‘empathy’ on Supreme Court

By David Edwards
Sunday, May 17, 2009 10:43 EDT
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Republican National Committee Chairman Michael Steele doesn’t see “empathy” as an important quality for a Supreme Court justice. “It’s about applying the rule of law and having prudence you can trust — not having a bad day or being overly sensitive to my condition,” Steele told NBC’s David Gregory.

This video is from NBC’s Meet the Press, broadcast May 17, 2009.

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David Edwards
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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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